1950 Boles Aero
Boles trailers have always been highly regarded for their rugged aircraft style riveted construction and utilitarian beauty.
Many believe the “Canned Ham” era (1946 to 1959) Boles Trailers are the most beautiful with the gleaming aluminum exterior and finely crafted birch wood interiors.
Mr. and Mrs. Boles began building their high quality aluminum trailers in their Burbank, California “facility” in 1946 and continued for over 35 years under the same ownership. From the beginning they were dedicated to producing a high quality aluminum bodied trailer using the best materials and outstanding craftsmanship. Don learned his aluminum fabrication skills as an apprentice in the tool and die trade and later utilized those skills working for the Lockheed Aircraft Company on all aspects of aircraft manufacturing.
This trailer was once owned by radio and television host, Art Linkletter. The owner of this original trailer takes this beauty out on the vintage trailer rally campout circuit regularly. We are happy to have it in our collection.